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Premium-Inhalt. With all the hubbub about the iPhone 5, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that there's a new iPhone operating system as well, one that's free and .
Premium-Inhalt. It seems like just yesterday that we saw the release of with its three desktop flavors, but already the project team behind the popular has launched a new version.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft released a quick fix on Wednesday for a critical problem in its Internet Explorer browser and said a more permanent fix would be released on Friday.
Premium-Inhalt. With today's launch of the and Windows Phone 8S, Microsoft has a worthy pair of flagship devices for the Windows Phone 8 platform. In an era where phone designs feel increasingly commoditized, the new HTC phones showed a design flair that's often been absent from devices that don't start their name with "i."
Premium-Inhalt. On Tuesday night, HTC posted a sly tease on its Facebook and Twitter pages--a photo that showed only the corner edge of a device with a banner that read 19.9. All became clear Wednesday morning when that . Along with the HTC 8S, the newly unveiled 8X will make up the company's Windows Phone 8 lineup.
Premium-Inhalt. Asus currently builds the best consumer-oriented 802.11n router--the , which I used as a reference device to compare new 802.11ac routers against. After testing the company's $200 RT-AC66U, I believe that Asus also markets the best 802.11ac router currently available, too, though the offerings from several other manufacturers come close.
Premium-Inhalt. Mac users who labor away on a machine with a Retina display are about to enjoy some much sharper looking spreadsheets and presentations.
Premium-Inhalt. iOS's Music app, much like iTunes on computers, has traditionally been the destination for all audio-related content--here you'd find the music synced from your iTunes library, podcasts, and audiobooks.
Premium-Inhalt. The other shoe to Apple's iPhone 5 event has dropped. iOS 6 is released today and we've spent a lot of time exploring its features. Our own Dan Moren and Serenity Caldwell join me to discuss the highlights, explain some of the new features, and recommend some of iOS 6's coolest but possibly overlooked features.
Premium-Inhalt. In addition to the many other updates Apple fielded on Wednesday, the company released updates to its two popular photo-editing desktop apps, and , both centered on adding features present in iOS 6.
Premium-Inhalt. As part of Apple's release day onslaught, its two location-based iOS apps have been updated--and what nice updates they are. gets geofencing capabilities, allowing users to get notifications when a contact has entered or left a location, and friend suggestions; gains a new Lost Mode for finding missing devices more easily and Forever Login, which keeps you logged into Find My iPhone if your iCloud account is associated with your device.
Premium-Inhalt. Hewlett-Packard's Todd Bradley might have missed his calling as a politician. Bradley, executive vice president of HP's printing and personal systems group, clearly lives and breathes his company's products, and it shows in his answers to my questions during a recent phone and email Q&A.
Premium-Inhalt. Facebook integration comes to iOS 6, and it looks an awful lot like Twitter integration did starting in iOS 5. Anywhere iOS used to let you send a tweet, you can now post to Facebook as well. Also new to iOS 6 is the way it looks when you share photos, links, and other data; that process scores a dramatic makeover.
Premium-Inhalt. In , Macworld senior editor Dan Moren praised its new Maps functionality. But there's been something of an online uproar from a vocal and unhappy percentage of iOS 6 early adopters who find themselves deeply disappointed by Apple's take on the newly Google-free Maps app.
Premium-Inhalt. might be the one new feature in iOS 6 that I'm most excited about--it's one step closer to . But I wasn't able to access Passbook's collection of compatible App Store apps, which was a bit frustrating.
Premium-Inhalt. Many changes in iOS 6 are squirreled away in the Settings app--if, like most users, you don't delve into Settings, you'll miss some great new features. Here's a look at the changes to this important-but-overlooked app, organized in the order the sections appear on the Settings screen. (Though the screenshots here show an iPhone, I describe changes for all iOS devices.)
Premium-Inhalt. Apple and Google have both been sued for patent infringement by Unwired Planet, a company that holds many early patents for mobile and cloud computing.
Premium-Inhalt. makes . They're not games so much as toys--digital toys that exist only on the iPad or iPhone's screens--but real toys nonetheless. In fact, Toca Boca is the only company that really makes me question whether the limits I set on my kids' iOS screen time are fair; these apps rely on active play.
Premium-Inhalt. Safari for iOS was already perhaps the best mobile browser on the market. But in iOS 6, Apple has added a few features that provide much-requested functionality, as well as some minor tweaks that improve performance.
Premium-Inhalt. The global launch of Apple's iPhone 5 began early Friday morning in Australia when stores in the country opened their doors at 8 a.m. The phone has attracted massive attention from consumers, and some analysts expect it to be Apple's biggest phone launch ever.
Premium-Inhalt. A Republican-led effort to issue up to 55,000 STEM visas a year to students who earn advanced degrees at U.S. universities was defeated Thursday in a House vote.
Premium-Inhalt. Oracle will announce a new IaaS (infrastructure-as-a-service) offering at the upcoming Oracle OpenWorld conference in San Francisco, CEO Larry Ellison said on Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard are using "loopholes and gimmicks" to avoid paying millions of dollars in U.S. taxes, the chairman of a U.S. Senate subcommittee said Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Some 15% of Apple iPhones and iPads have been upgraded to iOS 6 in the first 24 hours of its availability, according to Chitika Insights, which gets its data from millions of mobile ad impressions it measures on its network.
Premium-Inhalt. Many people use Mail more than any other app on their iPads and iPhones. Which means that improvements to the mobile Mail can dramatically improve your iOS experience. While Mail app didn't get as many major improvements in iOS 6 as it did in and , the changes it did get should help you be more productive.
Premium-Inhalt. DevOps isn't going away. In fact, according to Tom Silver, vice president of Dice North America, demand for people with both development and operations experience will increase in the coming years. Recruiting for DevOps can be headache that often results in multiple offers, counteroffers and rising salaries for DevOps experience, according to a .
Premium-Inhalt. The health of the IT industry and other technical fields -- and the broader challenge of the United States remaining competitive against emerging foreign powers -- depends to a great extent on the government's ability to facilitate basic research and bolster education, witnesses told a Senate panel on Wednesday.
Premium-Inhalt. The world of open source software offers to just about any expensive commercial package you might care to name, but there's no denying that some of them are better than others.
Premium-Inhalt. The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center (FS-ISAC) has put U.S. banks on high alert against cyberattackers seeking to steal employee network login credentials to conduct extensive wire transfer fraud.
Premium-Inhalt. Buffalo was first to market with both an 802.11ac draft 2.0 router and an 802.11ac draft 2.0 media bridge to go with it. But I imagine that more than a few early adopters are gnashing their teeth over the fact that Buffalo has yet to release a firmware update to improve the pair's performance. The firmware available today is unchanged from when the manufacturer originally shipped the product.
Premium-Inhalt. The evolution of cybercrime continues. The preferred target in the financial industry is moving from the bank customer to the employee.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple yesterday quietly released a security update for OS X 10.6, aka Snow Leopard, effectively extending support for the three-year-old OS beyond the normal lifecycle.
Premium-Inhalt. Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce.com, confirmed today at the company's annual Dreamforce event in San Francisco that he has not been invited to Oracle Open World, later this month, after the companies came to blows last year.